Summary: BUS 290(002) INTRODUCTION TO FINANCE
2011 Fall (September 7 December 5)
Instructor: Helen Huang
Office: ED 540.6
Class time: MW 10am 11:15am
Classroom: ED 616
Office hours: MW 11:30am 12:30pm or by appointment
Prerequisites: STAT 151 and BUS 285
The course objective is to introduce students to basic finance concepts including
financial markets, accounting statements and cash flows, the time value of money and
net present value, securities valuation, capital budgeting, and risk/return analysis.
The textbook for this course is
S. A. Ross, R. W. Westerfield, J. F. Jaffe, and G. S. Roberts, Corporate Finance
(Sixth Canadian Edition), McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, 2011.
· Assignments: 15%. There are two assignments, each worth 7.5%. The due